X-SHOOTER Handling Tool

The instruments attached to the telescopes sometimes have to be removed, for instance when the main mirror is taken out for re-coating. A set of special handling tools is available to hold the instruments. X-SHOOTER's handling tool is visible in the back below X-SHOOTER attached to UT2 in March 2009.

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Id:paranal-x-1268
Type:Photographic
Release date:3 December 2009, 23:18
Size:4832 x 3693 px

About the Object

Name:X-Shooter
Type:• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Instrument
• Unspecified : People : Scientist
• X - Paranal

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